‘This “Girls Rising” class is an 8 week, trans-formative Project-Based learning experiment in global education and social justice! This curriculum is adapted from the blockbuster documentary, Girl Rising. Girl Rising has captured the imaginations of young people in the classrooms domestically and across the globe. The stories encourage students to see beyond their borders, value their education and believe in their capacity to create change. The stories will energize, motivate and inspire students to see beyond their borders, and believe in their capacity to create change in their lives, their communities and even in the world.
- Learn about barriers to education for girls around the world
- Understand the importance of providing education to girls
- Discuss methods used around the globe to help educate girls